It was over the winter of 2012 - 2013, that I completed restoring my Right Hand Drive P7b 20m XL and started to take it to a few local car shows, where it attracted lots of interest.
This interest in the car, and the Taunus marque in general, lead me reform the Ford Taunus Club GB - with the able assistance of Stu D., my ever willing technical igor and general dogs-body.
With the aim to offer help to other owners with parts and information for these rare cars, a Facebook Group seemed the way forward and as the popularity of the Group grew, we had an increasing number of overseas owners and fans joining us.
In April 2015, Jorn Aldal joined the Facebook Group. He was the owner of a South African 20m RS. He mentioned that he had imported the one-owner-from-new Taunus from South Africa in 2008, and it was up for sale...